From Sweeping Plains to Jewell Sea District 201N1

District Governor Peter Willis-Jones 2014 - 2015

"Lionism - A Whole New World"

Home Club: Crescent Head

Towns with Lions Clubs in District 201N1

1ST VICE DISTRICT GOVERNOR, PETER MERCER

PERSONAL DETAILS

Date of Birth:     28 May 1941

Marital Status:   Widower - Married to Mavis and we have three married children, eight Grand

      Children and one Great Grandson.

Partner:             Lions Lady June Donald

Business:           Retired – previously Managing Director of own business - Excel Project

Management & Quality Assurance Services. A consultancy providing Project Management

services to the railway construction industry.

Lions Club Details (in brief)

Joined: 12 August 1968

Current Club: Lions Club of Port Macquarie – Tacking Point - District 201N1 – Australia

Other Clubs Warrawong (201W), Engadine (201N5)

Coffs Harbour City Pacific (201N1)

Awards 44 years of service

Life Member Lions Clubs International

Progressive Melvin Jones Fellow (3)

International President Leadership Award

Advance Key member

Star Award

Dr Harry Jenkins Fellow

Ian Stockdale Humanitarian Award

 

Other Community Service interests:

• Director Kempsey Golf Club

• Chairman Dahlsford Life Style Village Management Liaison Committee

• Secretary Kempsey Veteran Golf Club

 

Personal Interests:

• Social golf

• Improving computer skills

• Watching football (soccer)

• Travel

 

RESUME OF LIONS SERVICE:

Year Club Position District/MD Position Awards

2012-2013 2nd VP

Elected 2nd VDG – Grafton 201N1 District Convention 2011-2012

2009-2010 2yr Director

2008-2009 2yr Director

District 201N1 Cabinet Secretary Awarded Progressive Melvin Jones Fellowship by District 201N1 Cabinet

2007-2008 Australia Day Committee District 201N1 Cabinet Minute Secretary

Secretary 201N1 District Convention – Port Macquarie DG Appreciation award

2006-2007 Secretary

Australia Day Committee  100% Secretary Award

2005-2006 Secretary   100% secretary Award

Clubs “Lion of the Year” award

2004-2005 Bulletin Editor

Dec 2004 Transferred to the Lions Club of Port Macquarie Tacking Point

2002-2003 Bulletin editor Secretary 201N5 District Convention Burwood

Awarded Life Membership by Engadine Lions club

Awarded personally the International President Leadership Award by International President Kay Fukishima

2001-2002 Bulletin editor MD - Cabinet Secretary Training Co-ordinator

2000-2001 1 yr Director District N5 Leos/Lioness Committee Chairman

MD - Cabinet Secretary Training Co-ordinator Awarded  Progressive Melvin Jones Fellowship award by DG John Sim

1999-2000 2 Year Director District N5 Leos/Lioness Committee Chairman

Assisted MD Cabinet Secretary Co-ordination Committee Chairman with Cab Sec training

1998-1999 Bowls Day Committee Chairman

Team Leader YOTS Cabinet Secretary 100% Cabinet Secretary Award

President Appreciation Award

Dr Harry Jenkins Fellow by District Governor Ray Cooke

Awarded Melvin Jones Fellow by Engadine Lions Club

1997-1998 Treasurer

Bowls Day Committee Chairman  100% Treasurers award

1996-1997 Treasurer

Bowls Day Committee Chairman  100% Treasurers award

1995-1996 2 Year Director

Oct 1995 Transferred to Lions Club of Engadine

1994-1995 Bulletin Editor

Aug 1994 Transferred to Lions Club of Coffs Harbour

1993-1994 2 Year Director Deputy District Governor DG Appreciation award

1992-1993 IP President

Bulletin Editor

Membership Chairman Zone Chairman DG Appreciation award

1991-1992 President  100% Presidents Award

1990-1991 1st Vice President  Presidents Appreciation award

1989-1990 1 Year Director

1988-1989 Secretary  100% Secretary's award

1987-1988 Bulletin Editor

1986-1987 1 Year director  Presidents Appreciation award

1985-1986 2 year Director Deputy District Governor Presidents Appreciation award

DG Appreciation award

1984-1985 Guest Speaker Chairman District Convention Chairman DG Appreciation award

President Appreciation award

1983-1984 Treasurer  Presidents Appreciation award

1982-1983 Secretary  100% Secretary's award

1981-1982 Bulletin Editor  100% Bulletin Editors award

Feb 1981 Transferred to Lions Club of Engadine

1979-1980 Chairman Activities Committee District Chairman Youth of the Year Quest Presidents Appreciation award

DG Star award

1978-1979 Tail twister District Chairman Youth of the Year Quest 100% District Chairman's award

1977-1978 Secretary Deputy District Governor Presidents Appreciation award

100% DDG award

1976-1979 Secretary District chairman - Miss Personality Quest 100% DG Chairman's award

1975-1976 IP President

Chairman fund Raising Committee Zone Chairman

Region - Fund raising for Intensive Care ambulance 100% Zone Chairman's Award

1974-1975 President  100% Presidents Award

1973-1974 1st Vice President

Youth of Year & Youth Exchange Committee Chairman  President Appreciation Award

1972-1973 3rd Vice President

1971-1972 Chairman Activities Committee

1yr Director

1.7.70 Programme Chairman

2 Year Director

1.7.69 Bulletin Editor  President Appreciation Award

12 .8.68 Joined Lions Club of Warrawong

 

Peter Mercer